Steamship "Robert Fulton"

Object Number: 
X.275
Medium: 
Watercolor, black ink, and graphite with scratching out and selective glazing on paper laid on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 16 1/2 x 23 in. ( 41.9 x 58.4 cm )
Marks: 
Inscribed: at bottom center: "Steam-ship robert Fulton of New York / 700 tons. / Built by Henry Eckford, and ran in 1820 & 1821 as a Steam Packet between New York, Charleston, Havanna, and New Orleans." Inscribed: at lower right: "from an Original Sketch
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed below image in black: "Steam-ship ROBERT FULTON of New York / 700 tons. / Built by Henry Eckford, and ran in 1820 & 1821 as a Packet between New York, Charleston, Havanna and / New Orleans;" at lower right: "From an original Sketch / RV DeWitt"
Description: 
Marine
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group